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June 2012

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David Yurman Shows Off New Rings in Bridal Collection

Jun 29, 2012  |   Contributor: Carolyn Hsu

Last week luxury jeweler David Yurman hosted a private cocktail party to celebrate new pieces for its bridal collection—and the future looks bright and sparkling. The event, which was attended by David Yurman himself along with his son, collection designer Evan Yurman, was held at the David Yurman Townhouse, a landmark six-story Madison Avenue townhouse that also serves as the brand’s flagship boutique.... Read More

Luxury Watches by U-Boat | Time Traveling With the Flightdeck Collection

Jun 26, 2012  |   Contributor: Kellie K. Speed

Time travel—we all wish we could do it. Either leap into the future or go back several decades. Enter U-Boat luxury watches. These handmade timepieces will take you back to the days of distinguished Naval officers or jump ahead in time with its futuristic look. Think bold, aggressive and oversized pieces that reflect the strength and determination of our past and present seamen.... Read More

TOUS | Family-Run Luxury Jewelry

Jun 22, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Jewelry company TOUS got its start in 1920 when Salvador Tous Blavi opened his very own watchmakers shop in Barcelona. In 1965 Rosa Oriol married Salvador Tous, the founder's son, and together they took over the family business. Rosa began designing jewelry for their clients and very soon they saw enough success where they were able to open a workshop. With a teddy bear as the official emblem of the company, and with many variations of the bear sold in jewelry forms on their site, TOUS became a family-driven company that puts their clients first and continues to deliver unique fashion jewelry.... Read More

Diamonds In The Rough Spotlight Natural Beauty

Jun 20, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

Diamond In The Rough is a unique approach to luxury jewelry design, featuring diamonds in their natural state that remain unpolished and uncut. The organic beauty of the diamonds is off-set by the polish of the setting, allowing nature’s handiwork to take the spotlight.... Read More

Handmade Fashion Jewelry by Mr. Kate

Jun 19, 2012  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Mr. Kate has been on the forefront of edgy style ever since the luxury brand was launched in 2009. The owner/creator Kate Albrecht dabbles in everything from personal style and home style to food and life. With celebrity fans like Zooey Deshanel, Vanessa Hudgens, Jamie King, Adrian Grenier, and Miranda Cosgrove, Mr. Kate designs interesting luxury jewelry pieces for men and women. The brand strives to blend gender expectations through the masculine brand name, the mustache/beauty mark logo, and the female presence behind it all.... Read More

Christie's NY "Important Watches Auction" Nets $8.5 Million

Jun 18, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Spring Luxury Week at Christie’s New York has sprung as the Important Watches Auction resulted in sales of $8,495,988, during the auction held Wednesday evening, June 13, 2012. The highest priced lot was a Patek Philippe’s two-crown world-time reference 2523/1, which sold at $1,022,500. Christie's also reported that the sale is the highest price ever... Read More

Randy Johnson New Brand Ambassador for Luxury Watch Maker Ulysse Nardin

Jun 15, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Luxury Swiss watch manufacturer Ulysse Nardin announced they had a “big” name to represent the company as new brand ambassador. Baseball legend Randy “The Big Unit” Johnson, five-time Cy Young award winner, has recently teamed up with the 166-year-old watch maker.... Read More

Creating Luxury Jewelry is a Family Tradition at Hellmuth

Jun 14, 2012  |   Contributor: Carly Zinderman

Hellmuth Jewelry, best known for the "Croco" style, is a blend of science and art with a hint of sensuality. Made in Germany by premier jewelry designer Gert Hellmuth, the brand continues a family obsession with crocodile. Hellmuth jewelry frequently reinterprets the pattern of crocodile skin in 18k gold, mingled with diamonds and colored gems.... Read More

Swarovski Taps Gossip Girl Fashion Designer Eric Daman For Reality Series

Jun 13, 2012  |   Contributor: James Rothaar

Luxury jewelry brand Swarovski has teamed up with costume designer Eric Damanto to create an Internet reality series titled, The Daman Chronicles. The show follows Eric Daman around New York City as he preps for a shoot, researches for the upcoming television season, and meets with his VIP friends. Cambio, an... Read More

Jewelry By Lara Bohinc Adds Celestial Glamour To Fashion

Jun 12, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

British luxury goods brand, Lara Bohinc, which features a range of fashion accessories including bags, scarves, and jewelry for both men and women, is headquartered out of a boutique found on London’s Sloan Street. However, Lara Bohinc fine jewelry... Read More

Vintage Scandinavian Jewelry Features Work By Iconic Designers

Jun 8, 2012  |   Contributor: Sara Cardoza

Grasilver is a unique line of luxury jewelry that blends both contemporary and vintage Scandinavian design. The sterling silver pieces selected by Grasilver are chosen with extreme care, celebrating some of the region’s most talented designers such as the highly revered Georg Jensen, Bjorn Weckstrom, Hans Hansen, and Astrid Fog... Read More

Couture 2012 Las Vegas | A Premier Jewelry Designer Destination

Jun 8, 2012  |   Contributor: Christy Stewart

The streets of Las Vegas shined a little brighter as the annual crowd of premier jewelry designers, fashion jewelry buyers, sellers and enthusiasts made their way into town for Las Vegas Jewelry Market Week. Like any diamond, precious gem or metal, each showcase is not created equal, and for the last 16 years, it has been Couture that has caught the eye of the affluent.... Read More

Celebrity Admirers Make Azature Jewelry a Big Name in Fashion

Jun 5, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Azature, the epynonmous luxury brand of jewelry by Hollywood-born designer and “Black Diamond King,” Azature, is worn by some of the world’s biggest name celebrities, including Beyonce, Miley Cyrus, Rihanna, Megan Fox, and Scarlett Johanson. After majoring in sociology and business at UCLA, Azature went onto Parsons School of Design where we honed his skills and natural eye for aesthetics and proportions.... Read More

Custom Jewelry By May Makes A Beautiful Fashion Statement

Jun 1, 2012  |   Contributor: JustLuxe Team

Jewelry designer May Al Qassar received her Communication Design Degree from Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, New York before creating her first custom pieces of jewelry for family and friends. Soon, the requests for her beautiful work increased and May began drawing more inspiration from prints, painting, and photography.... Read More

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